Proprietor / Senior Financial Planner
CFP®, B.Bus, Dip.FP, FFPA
Glen is committed to the Territory. A born and bred Darwinian, Glen has been actively involved in providing financial advice in Darwin since 1989. With over 30 years’ experience, Glen has the skills and expertise required to assist clients through life's journey, including all the ups-and-downs that come with it!
Whilst adopting a holistic approach to financial planning, Glen specialises in developing customised superannuation and retirement strategies, maximising Centrelink benefit entitlements and safe guarding business owners and individuals via a range of risk management strategies.
Glen is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP) which is the highest level of professional certification that a Financial Planner can achieve in Australia. He also holds a Bachelor of Business degree with majors in Finance and Banking, and a Diploma in Financial Planning.
Glen is also a practitioner member of the Financial Planning Association and was a recipient of the FPA Fellow Award 2010. This was in recognition of his outstanding contribution as Chairman of the FPA Northern Territory Chapter, a position Glen held from 2004 to 2012. Glen is the only FPA Fellow in the Northern Territory and is well respected among his peers.
Typically, Glen's clients are referred to him by his existing loyal client base and a range of business professionals with whom he has established a well-developed network of trust in the local area.
Glen is an active member of the RI Advice network of practices. In 2012 he was elected by peers to represent the Queensland and NT Proprietors on the RI Proprietors Advisory Council and has been appointed as the national Chairman since 2015.
RetireInvest Darwin is a multi-award-winning practice, having been recognised by RI Advice as a Platinum Club Practice in 2011, 2015, 2018 and 2019. Glen has also had the honour of receiving the RI Advice Group Proprietor of the Year award twice, in 2015 and 2018, for his contribution to the group.
Outside of work, Glen enjoys coaching football with the Nightcliff Tigers Football Club.